PREVAL MAKES MORTAL ENEMY OF MARTELLY BLACKS OUT TV COVERAGE OF SWEARING IN

May 14, 2011
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PREVAL MAKES MORTAL ENEMY OF MARTELLY  BLACKS OUT TV COVERAGE OF SWEARING IN

May 14, 2011 This isn’t the first time Preval has played this game. He did this to Jacques Alexis when Alexis was being considered as Prime Minister. Preval made several attempts to spoil the Martelly Day. The black out was only one thing. He purposely fumbled and delayed the transfer of Haiti’s Sash of...
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Sécurité, justice, école gratuite, santé , promet Martelly

May 14, 2011
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Sécurité, justice, école gratuite, santé , promet Martelly

Haïti: Le nouveau président haïtien, Michel Martelly, dans son premier discours en tant chef d’Etat, a promis sécurité, justice, école gratuite et obligatoire, ordre et transparence pendant sa présidence. « Trop de kidnappings, trop d’assassinats », a crié Michel Martelly sous les applaudissements du public massé devant les ruines du Palais national. L’école gratuite,...
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Harper félicite Martelly pour son investiture

May 14, 2011
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Harper félicite Martelly pour son investiture

Canoe.ca:OTTAWA – Stephen Harper a présenté samedi ses « plus sincères félicitations » à Michel Martelly a été investi à la présidence d’Haïti lors d’une cérémonie officielle à Port-au-Prince. Dans une déclaration écrite, le premier ministre Harper s’est dit « réjoui à la perspective de travailler avec le président Martelly pour l’aider à relever...
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Haiti Presents Plan to Vaccinate 90 Percent of Children Under 1

May 14, 2011
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Haiti Presents Plan to Vaccinate 90 Percent of Children Under 1

By Pan American Health Organization: Country needs over $100 million financing over five years to carry out comprehensive vaccination plan Washington, DC, May 13th, 2011 (PAHO/WHO)– Haiti has finalized a plan to ensure immunization against the country’s most prevalent childhood diseases for at least 90 percent of children under 1 by 2015. Haitian health...
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Stephen Harper félicite le nouveau président d’Haïti, Michel Martelly

May 14, 2011
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Stephen Harper félicite le nouveau président d’Haïti, Michel Martelly

De La Presse Canadienne – MONTRÉAL — Le premier ministre Stephen Harper a souligné, samedi, l’investiture du nouveau président haïtien, Michel Martelly, en offrant ses félicitations au chef d’État au nom du gouvernement du Canada. M. Harper a expliqué, par voie de communiqué, que le peuple haïtien avait fait preuve de patience et de...
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Haiti pop star Michel Martelly sworn in as president

May 14, 2011
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Haiti pop star Michel Martelly sworn in as president

Michel Martelly has pledged a break with Haiti’s violent past. Haitian pop star Michel Martelly has been sworn in as president of the poorest country in the Americas. Mr Martelly, 50, has pledged to speed up earthquake reconstruction, develop the impoverished countryside and build a modern army. The political novice was elected president in...
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New president takes power in Haiti

May 14, 2011
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New president takes power in Haiti

BY JACQUELINE CHARLES jcharles@MiamiHerald.com A smiling President Michel Martelly, wearing the red and blue symbol of transfer of power, the presidential sash, walked out of a temporarily white parliament building smiling, and holding his wife’s right hand. “Great, great, great,” said Sophia Martelly, dressed in royal blue two-piece suit. Moments earlier, her husband, musician-turned-politician...
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Le nouveau président Michel Martelly prête serment

May 14, 2011
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Le nouveau président Michel Martelly prête serment

AP: René Préval doit remettre samedi matin l’écharpe présidentielle au nouveau président d’Haïti, le chanteur populaire Michel Martelly qui prêtera serment en présence notamment de Bill Clinton et d’Alain Juppé avant de s’atteler au “changement” promis durant sa campagne. La cérémonie d’investiture débutera à 08H00 (13H00 GMT) dans un bâtiment en bois spécialement construit...
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The UN reports only 4,500 CHOLERA deaths, but fail to account for more remote areas and provinces where they have no reach

May 14, 2011
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The UN reports only 4,500 CHOLERA deaths, but fail to account for more remote areas and provinces where they have no reach

Stanly Lucas: Haitian citizens protested the UN presence in Haiti after the outbreak of cholera last October and widespread speculation that the UN camp in Mirebalais was the source of the disease. After 150 years with no evidence of cholera in Haiti, more than 7,500 people died and more than 200,000 have been infected...
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4.5 millions de dollars pour l’investiture de Martelly

May 13, 2011
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4.5 millions de dollars pour l’investiture de Martelly

Haïti: La cérémonie officielle de passation des pouvoirs en trois étapes a un coût : 4.5 millions de dollars américains, selon un article de Jacqueline Charles du Miami Herald qui cite des officiels du gouvernement. Quelque 2 500 invités dont 150 dignitaires étrangers parmi lesquels le président de la République Dominicaine, Leonel R. Fernandez,...
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C’est faux et il le sait , dit Granderson de Gaillot

May 13, 2011
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C’est faux et il le sait , dit Granderson de Gaillot

Le chef de la Mission d’observation de l’OEA a rejeté d’un revers de main les déclarations du président du CEP, Gaillot Dorsinvil, selon lesquelles les résultats avant publication ont été soumis aux observateurs qui n’avaient pratiquement aucune réserve. « Non, non, non…Je suis désolé, c’est faux et il le sait… », a fulminé Colin...
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UN/MINUSTAH BACKS MILITARY REVIVAL IN EFFORT TO EXTEND UN MANDATE AS MARTELLY TAKES OFFICE-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 13, 2011
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UN/MINUSTAH BACKS MILITARY REVIVAL IN EFFORT TO EXTEND UN MANDATE AS MARTELLY TAKES OFFICE-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

PORT-AU-PRINCE/MIAMI, May 13 (Reuters) – Haiti’s pop star turned president Michel Martelly takes office on Saturday, riding the high but volatile hopes of a poor, calamity-stricken population desperate for a chance of a better life. Managing these expectations at home and abroad will be the biggest challenge confronting Martelly, a 50-year-old extrovert entertainer without...
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Reginald Delva tire la sonnette d’alarme face à l’insécurité-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 13, 2011
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Reginald Delva tire la sonnette d’alarme face à l’insécurité-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

L’expert en sécurité Reginald Delva se dit préoccupé par une hausse sensible des cas de banditisme dans la capitale haïtienne durant ces derniers jours. Intervenant à la rubrique de Radio et Télé Métropole Monsieur Delva estime que les bandits profitent du laxisme des autorités policières pendant la période de transition pour opérer en toute...
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Haiti prepares for Saturday’s historic inauguration-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 13, 2011
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Haiti prepares for Saturday’s historic inauguration-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

The presidential palace, parliament and Cathedral are all broken. But the celebration must go on as Haiti improvises for Saturday’s presidential inauguration. By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@MiamiHerald.com PORT-AU-PRINCE — On the neatly manicured lawn of the National Palace, Haiti’s collapsing symbol of presidential power, workers are busy building wooden bleachers and draping them in red...
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A REALITY CHECK ON MEDIA REPORTING IN HAITI WHAT YOU SEE IS NOT WHAT YOU GET. THIS STORY INDICATES THE PHILOSOPHY

May 13, 2011
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A REALITY CHECK ON MEDIA REPORTING IN HAITI  WHAT YOU SEE IS NOT WHAT YOU GET.  THIS STORY INDICATES THE PHILOSOPHY

A Harley biker is riding by the zoo in Washington , DC when he sees a little girl leaning into the lion’s cage. Suddenly, the lion grabs her by the cuff of her jacket and tries to pull her inside to tear her apart in front of  her screaming parents. The biker jumps off...
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Haiti-Final Results Of Legislative Elections Annulled

May 12, 2011
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Haiti-Final Results Of Legislative Elections Annulled

PORT AU PRINCE, May 12 (BERNAMA-NNN-PRENSA LATINA) — Haitian electoral authorities have annulled the final results of the legislative elections and ratified the preliminary counting as requested by the Organisation of American States (OAS) and the Caribbean Community. The Provisional Electoral Council confirmed that 13 deputies and a senator had been the winners of...
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MORE BULL SHIT FROM AP Aristide surprises by staying on Haiti’s sidelines-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 12, 2011
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MORE BULL SHIT FROM AP  Aristide surprises by staying on Haiti’s sidelines-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

(AP) – 2 hours ago May 12, 2011 1535 hours PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Exiled former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide returned in March to a movie star’s welcome, arriving by private jet to a crowd of adoring fans and fevered speculation about what the twice-ousted leader would do back home. The mystery has only deepened...
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Republicans say aid efforts in Haiti are a failure

May 12, 2011
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Republicans say aid efforts in Haiti are a failure

By LARRY MARGASAK Associated Press Published: Wednesday, May. 11, 2011 – 2:30 pm Last Modified: Wednesday, May. 11, 2011 – 3:55 pm WASHINGTON – House Republicans told the top U.S. foreign aid official on Wednesday that his agency’s earthquake relief efforts in Haiti have been a failure. Citing inspector general reports, Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, said...
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Communiqué de l’Ambassade des Etats-Unis suite à la publication par le CEP des résultats des 18 cas législatifs contestés

May 12, 2011
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Communiqué de l’Ambassade des Etats-Unis suite à la publication par le CEP des résultats des 18 cas législatifs contestés

Statement of the U.S. Embassy Following the CEP’s Announcement Regarding the Results of the 18 Disputed Legislative Contests Communiqué de l’Ambassade des Etats-Unis suite à la publication par le CEP des résultats des 18 cas législatifs contestés May 11, 2011 Le 11 mai 2011 The Conseil Electoral Provisoire (CEP) has announced new final results...
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Cholera epidemic in Haiti blamed on Nepalese UN peacekeepers-Added COMMENTARYBy Haitian-Truth

May 12, 2011
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Cholera epidemic in Haiti blamed on Nepalese UN peacekeepers-Added COMMENTARYBy Haitian-Truth

The National: More than 5,000 Haitians have died in a cholera outbreak that followed last year’s earthquake. Hector Retamal / AFP // NEW YORK // The United Nations is tightening its deployment rules in response to an internal report that says Nepalese peacekeepers may inadvertently have brought a killer strain of cholera to Haiti...
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